Li will succeed mr. And also the largest theme park in hong kong by area.
Matthias li chief executive officer of ocean park will retire in july 2020 after a service of about 25 years.
Ceo of ocean park hong kong. Hong kong s ocean park will introduce camping hiking and yoga experiences in october to tap the evolving staycation market amid the coronavirus crisis its new chairman has said adding. For the past 25 years matthias li has served the attractions industry in his roles shaping ocean park hong kong into the legendary amusement park it is today. Having served as deputy chief executive of opc since 2007 mr.
Tom mehrmann who decided to pursue new career opportunities in an advisory capacity after 12 years at the position and will help with the transition. Hong kong tycoon lau ming wai will take over from leo kung lin cheng as chairman of the troubled ocean park from next month sources have confirmed to the post. Ocean park ceo matthias li announces his retirement for 2020.
It is also the second oldest theme park in hong kong. Moving from the banking industry to the park in 1994 li went on to rise to the role of chief executive officer in 2016. Matthias li as the new chief executive of ocean park corporation opc effective 1 july 2016.
Ocean park could run out of cash by september its ceo warned on friday as he estimated the hong kong attraction had missed out on nearly 1 million visitors over three months of its coronavirus. Joe wong chi cho joined as a board member of ocean park corporation in february 2018 and has served in various bureaux and departments including the former health and welfare branch the former city and new territories administration the hong kong economic and trade office in new york the former economic services branch the hong kong. Matthias li photo ceo of hong kong s ocean park recently announced his plans to retire on 1st july 2020 after joining the park s management team in 1994 as finance director and corporate secretary and being promoted to deputy chief executive and chief financial officer in 2007 li was named chief executive of.
Tory ho hong kong s ocean park is going through a more challenging time now. It is the second largest theme park in hong kong after hong kong disneyland. Hong kong ocean park has announced the appointment of mr.
Ocean park hong kong commonly known as ocean park is a marine mammal park oceanarium animal theme park and amusement park situated in wong chuk hang and nam long shan in the southern district of hong kong.